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No, it wouldn't. It's all in how the LRO is oriented.
It has everything to do with the angles in the picture. If the LRO wasn't rolled, you'd have an "upside down" earth or the craters at the top of the picture.
You said that you couldn't imagine how that view of Africa is possible, let alone to have it in a "horizontal position like a globe". I've merely explained to you how it's possible in my post to help you imagine it.
On the moon, we get a glimpse of the crater Compton, which is located just beyond the eastern limb of the moon, on the lunar farside.
Yes, only Earth would be upside down in a pic from the southern hemisphere with the moon's horizon below the Earth. Big difference.
I was talking about the angle at which the Earth is viewed in that pic, together with the supposed orbit and position of the LRO.
I'm not sure what you're finding impossible regarding the position of the LRO and, from what I gathered, how Africa is situated in a vertical position.
The Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Camera, or LROC, is a system of three cameras mounted on the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) that capture high resolution photos of the lunar surface.
originally posted by: HardBoiled
a reply to: ngchunter
Try reading the thread.
I read every post including yours.
I am asking what the exact orbit is. Your post does not contain this information.